Jobs at Siat Group

Siat is an agro-industrial group of companies specialized in the establishment and management of industrial as well as smallholders' plantations and allied processing and downstream industries. The main focus remains on oil palm and rubber, while cattle ranching is gaining importance in the group. 
Siat seeks majority equity participation in the capital of private agro-industrial companies
and provides management and engineering services.

"Our vision is to acquire controlling stakes in tropical agro-industrial concerns and manage them in a sustainable and profitable manner."
 Junior Agronomists - Africa
Experience: 2 year(s)
Course of Study: Agronomy
Required Grade:
You will be trained in all aspects of plantation management and will gradually take on the responsibilities of a Senior Plantation Manager. These include:

Your position :

Overall in charge of the Agric. Department (nursery, nucleus estates and outgrower programme);
Organizing maintenance and harvesting operations of existing plantings;
in charge of a new planting programme of oil palm plantations;
In charge of several hundreds of contract field workers and up to 100 permanent staff;
Preparation of monthly agricultural report;
Supervision (technical and analytical) of agricultural experiments with the assistance of CIRAD;
Training of agric. staff in all aspects of agronomy (fertilization, soil management, sustainable production, phyto-sanitairy controls, etc.)
Your profile :

Masters degree in Agronomy (Biosystems Technology, Land Management & Economics);
Experience: 2 to 5 years relevant experience;
Fluency in the French and English language is a must;
Dynamic personality with strong managerial skills and the capacity to relate to individuals from different cultures and back grounds;
Computer Literate;
Flexible and self-motivated.